Pathology at Johns Hopkins

The Department of Pathology at Johns Hopkins is preeminent nationally and globally in the study and treatment of human disease, and in professional training in all areas of pathology and laboratory science. Currently, there are over 1400 people in the department, which includes approximately 120 full-time faculty, 36 residents, 45 graduate students, over 100 fellows, and approximately 1000 staff members.

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America's Best Hospital 21 Years in a Row!

America's Best Hospitals

The Johns Hopkins Hospital is the only hospital in history to have earned the number one ranking for 22 years from U.S. News & World Report and an unprecedented 21 years in a row from 1991 to 2011, and 2013.

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Pathology News

Congratulations, Andrew Layman

Andrew Layman Andrew Layman, a 4th year Johns Hopkins medical student, was awarded an ASCP Academic Excellence and Achievement in Pathology Award for medical students who have shown leadership qualities and dedication to the Pathology field.

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Dr. Timothy Amukele in Forbes Magazine

Dr. Timothy Amukele Expanding on his work in Africa, Dr. Timothy Amukele recently wrote an article in Forbes Magazine which describes the 10 essential diagnostics items for every lab. As Tim wrote, "Without diagnostics, medicine is blind." Read the article.

Guest Editor, AMA Journal of Ethics

Dr. Margaret Cocks Dr. Margaret Cocks, a third year resident in our program, guest edited the AMA Journal of Ethics August issue, which explores a few of the neglected ethical issues pathologists face in daily practice. Five ethical cases consider real life pathology scenarios offering tips on how to deal with ethical questions from autopsy consent to disclosing preliminary diagnoses at the FNA bedside.

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Pathology Grand Rounds

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Grand Rounds sessions will resume on Monday, September 12, 2016.

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